01:42PM | 08/28/10
Member Since: 09/13/05
10 lifetime posts
OK, here's the last of my Timbertech saga. Its 8 years old and I hate Timbertech. I hope they had their pants sued off. I was going to replace it with Azek this year or next, but due to financial constraints, I thought I'd give one more try with a coating. Last year we had one coat of a Pittsburgh Paint Composite deck coating. I did not think it was a heavy enough coat and needed a second coat. It was like painting a porous, it took more paint than estimated. But rains came and we could not get on that second coat until this summer. There was a considerable amount of mold before I cleaned it in preparation for the second coat. I did the second coat this summer, took me 6 hours in 90 degree heat (wish the inventor of Timbertech was there to join me), but the result has been a waterproof coating that has not molded all summer. (yet). I don't know how long this coating will last, but it has bought us one more seaon until we sink the money into AZEK. Having a painted surface does not look top notch, but it looks better than mold. I would definitely recommend coating an old ugly moldy Timbertech deck with a composite stain, 2 coats. Or else just tear it out and use AZEK. That is all. The end. I am never doing all that again.


06:22PM | 09/23/10
Member Since: 09/22/10
1 lifetime posts
Ok guys stay tuned I am preparing to make a class action suit against Timbertech and will advise soon.


Post a reply as Anonymous

Photo must be in JPG, GIF or PNG format and less than 5MB.


type the code from the image


Post_new_button or Login_button

Making this trio of storage totes is simpler than you might think. Gold screw bolts and spray adhesive hold the fabric cov... Built on a rocky island in the Drina River, near the town of Bajina Basta, Serbia, this wooden house was cobbled together ... Large steel-framed windows flood the interior of this remodeled Michigan barn with daylight. The owners hired Northworks A... Edging formed with upside-down wine bottles is a refreshing change. Cleverly and artistically involving recycled materials... A Washington State couple called on BC&J Architects to transform their 400-square-foot boathouse into a hub for family bea... Similar to the elevated utensil concept, hanging your pots and pans from a ceiling-mounted rack keeps them nearby and easy... Few projects are more fun than upcycling a vintage piece in a surprising way. Outfitted with a sink and a delicately tiled... The thyme growing between these stepping stones adds a heady fragrance to strolls along this lush, low-maintenance garden ... Decoupage is an easy way to add any paper design to your switch plate, whether it is wallpaper, scrapbook paper, book page... Twine lanterns add pops of crafty—but sophisticated—flair to any outdoor setting. Wrap glue-soaked twine around a balloon ... When securely fastened to a tree or the ceiling of a porch, a pallet and some cushioning make the ideal place to lounge. V... Reluctant to throw away any of those unidentified keys in your junk drawer? Hang them from a few chains attached to a simp... A stripped-down model, sans screened porch, starts out at $79,000. Add the porch, a heated floor for the bath, and all the... Salvaged boards in varying widths and colors make up the dramatic accent wall in this attic space. The high-gloss white of... This garden shed has been decked out to the nines. Designer Orla Kiely created the intimate home for a flower trade show, ...
Newsletter_icon Google_plus Facebook Twitter Pinterest Youtube Rss_icon